What is YOUR most recent wine purchase?

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#11551 Post by Greg K » August 23rd, 2019, 11:40 pm

I may have bought a bottle of 82 Magdelaine....
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#11552 Post by PCLIN » August 24th, 2019, 3:31 am

Greg K wrote:
August 23rd, 2019, 11:40 pm
I may have bought a bottle of 82 Magdelaine....

Very nice, I have been looking for this but nothing yet.
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#11553 Post by Robert.A.Jr. » August 24th, 2019, 3:40 am

Greg K wrote:
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I may have bought a bottle of 82 Magdelaine....
I may have wanted to buy two bottles of 82 Magdelaine but some scalawag bought those two pristine bottles at Rare Wine Company....

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#11554 Post by Ron Erickson » August 24th, 2019, 7:39 am

Another 20% off coupon, another trip to TW.
The 2014 Lanessan restock was once again deleted.
I took the hint on the Lamarque.
Added some more 2015 Prieure Lichine and grabbed the 2016 Fonplegade as I have so little Right bank.
Finally I knocked down some 2015 Luigi Pira.

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#11555 Post by Russ Williams » August 24th, 2019, 7:52 am

2012 Jacques Lassaigne, Champagne 'Clos Sainte Sophie' Blanc de Blancs
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#11556 Post by Blair Ridley » August 24th, 2019, 8:03 am

2017 Joseph Colin St Aubin 1er Chateniere

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#11557 Post by François Audouze » August 24th, 2019, 8:27 am

most recent buy this week :

3 Champagne Cuvee Dom Perignon 1962
2 Champagne Cuvee Dom Perignon 1964
1 Champagne Cuvee Dom Perignon 1970
1 Champagne Cuvee Dom Perignon 1971
1 Champagne Cuvee Brut Paul Bara 1990
1 Champagne Cuvee Cristal Roederer 1983
1 Champagne Cuvee Dom Ruinart 1964
1 Champagne Cuvee Premiere Reserve Rosé Bruno Paillard dégorgé 2006
1 Vosne Romanee Leon Grivelet-Cusset 1943

the 1943 is a gift of my supplier.

The previous buy one month ago from the same supplier was :

1 Champagne Philipponnat Clos des Goisses 1985
6 Champagne Krug 2000
6 Champagne Krug 1998
2 Champagne Krug Grande Cuvée étiquette crème ss A
3 Champagne Krug Grande Cuvée étiquette jaune ss A
1 Vosne-Romanée Léon Grivelet-Cusset 1943

And the 1943 was another gift !
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#11558 Post by Adam Frisch » August 24th, 2019, 11:26 am

I bought a $4.99 Ravenswood Cabernet yesterday at Albertssons.... Will I get hurt?
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#11559 Post by YLee » August 24th, 2019, 2:04 pm

Adam Frisch wrote:
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I bought a $4.99 Ravenswood Cabernet yesterday at Albertssons.... Will I get hurt?
Only if you get hit by the bottle. So dont let it fall on you.
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#11560 Post by Greg K » August 25th, 2019, 1:17 pm

Robert.A.Jr. wrote:
August 24th, 2019, 3:40 am
Greg K wrote:
August 23rd, 2019, 11:40 pm
I may have bought a bottle of 82 Magdelaine....
I may have wanted to buy two bottles of 82 Magdelaine but some scalawag bought those two pristine bottles at Rare Wine Company....
PCLIN wrote:
August 24th, 2019, 3:31 am
Greg K wrote:
August 23rd, 2019, 11:40 pm
I may have bought a bottle of 82 Magdelaine....

Very nice, I have been looking for this but nothing yet.
Yes, high hopes. :)
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#11561 Post by Jayson Cohen » August 25th, 2019, 11:31 pm

1975 Pape Clement

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#11562 Post by Robert.A.Jr. » August 26th, 2019, 4:40 am

1982 Bourgneuf for $45 on wineBid. Seemed worth a Flyer.

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#11563 Post by Nicolas G. » August 27th, 2019, 8:03 am

1/2 case of massican white wines
Case of joseph phelps 2016 cabernet sav
Case of quivira half fig tree / half alder grove sav blancs
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#11564 Post by R.Oesterle » August 27th, 2019, 8:51 am

2017 PYCM Aubin Remilly
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#11565 Post by A Songeur » August 27th, 2019, 8:54 am

R.Oesterle wrote:
August 27th, 2019, 8:51 am
2017 PYCM Aubin Remilly
2017 PYCM Aubin Saint-Aubin 1er Cru Hommage à Marguerite
2006 Charles Joguet Chinon Franc de Pied Les Varennes du Grand Clos
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#11566 Post by Mark Golodetz » August 27th, 2019, 11:18 am

I bought 6 mags of 2018 Lafite. I see no downside, and probably a good deal of up if the do indeed print special labels.
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#11567 Post by YLee » August 27th, 2019, 11:48 am

Bought 2018 Lafite Rothschild as well
6x 750ml
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#11568 Post by Josh Grossman » August 27th, 2019, 12:00 pm

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#11569 Post by michael ottesen » August 28th, 2019, 12:15 pm

Fontodi Chianti vigna Del Sorbo Gran
Selezione 2015 x 3
Fontodi Flacianello Della Pieve 2015 x 3

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#11570 Post by YLee » August 28th, 2019, 12:55 pm

6 pack of each
2015 Jerome Chezeaux Suchots
2016 Jerome Chezeaux Suchots
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#11571 Post by Robert.A.Jr. » August 28th, 2019, 1:12 pm

Mark Golodetz wrote:
August 27th, 2019, 11:18 am
I bought 6 mags of 2018 Lafite. I see no downside, and probably a good deal of up if the do indeed print special labels.
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#11572 Post by YLee » August 28th, 2019, 9:01 pm

12x 2018 Domaine de Chevalier
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#11573 Post by Mark Golodetz » August 29th, 2019, 4:05 am

Robert.A.Jr. wrote:
August 28th, 2019, 1:12 pm
Mark Golodetz wrote:
August 27th, 2019, 11:18 am
I bought 6 mags of 2018 Lafite. I see no downside, and probably a good deal of up if the do indeed print special labels.
#BigBaller

You and Mr. Lee!
Robert, this is pure investment, with as I said, no downside. I have a bet with my money guy that I can beat him over a five year payout, wine versus stocks. This was a no brainer.
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#11574 Post by YLee » August 29th, 2019, 6:09 am

6x 2018 Ch. Les Carmes Haut Brion

I need to stop purchasing wines. pileon [help.gif]
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#11575 Post by EHeffner » August 29th, 2019, 7:54 am

Deutz brut in 375
Hebrart brut in 375
Felsina in 375
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#11576 Post by Neal.Mollen » August 29th, 2019, 8:08 am

EHeffner wrote:
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Deutz brut in 375
Hebrart brut in 375
Felsina in 375
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Two of these -- the Hebrart and the Felsina CCR.

When I announced my partial halt to buying, one exception I made was champagne and good reds in 375 format because I have really grown to like them and had so few. I think I am now approaching (but not quite at) the point at which I will stop buying them too. I may soon be buying nothing but already-aged wines at very good prices. And even there . . . .
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#11577 Post by YLee » August 29th, 2019, 12:59 pm

12x 2018 Domaine de Chevalier in halves
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#11578 Post by c fu » August 29th, 2019, 1:56 pm

2016/2017 Bernard Moreau 1ers. Still waiting for William to hook me up tho with his dudes. LOL!
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#11579 Post by alan weinberg » August 29th, 2019, 6:41 pm

case of 17 Dauvissat Forest

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#11580 Post by Jim Stewart » September 1st, 2019, 12:49 pm

Catarratto . . . Branching out to some of the those unknown-to-me 300 varietals out there that Otto has tasted! And instead of my usual one bottle test drive, I went all in for three bottles. (Hey, people can change their usual MO!)
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#11581 Post by Dale Bowers » September 1st, 2019, 3:52 pm

2017 Sauzet Champ Canet
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#11582 Post by AD Northup » September 1st, 2019, 4:32 pm

2013 Savart L’Annee
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#11583 Post by YLee » September 1st, 2019, 7:36 pm

2017 Fritz Haag Brauneberger Juffer Sonnenuhr Riesling Auslese
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#11584 Post by Robert.A.Jr. » September 4th, 2019, 4:30 pm

2005 Chateau Bel-Air Marquis d’Aligre

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#11585 Post by Adam Frisch » September 4th, 2019, 6:02 pm

Got 6x 2016 Chateau Ste. Michelle Columbia Valley cabs at the supermarket. No brainer at $10.91/piece.
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#11586 Post by NED VALOIS » September 4th, 2019, 6:16 pm

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#11587 Post by M1chael Dom1ngo » September 4th, 2019, 6:20 pm

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#11588 Post by J. Rock » September 4th, 2019, 6:29 pm

A few of each of the following:

2016 Torrin Akasha
2016 Torrin Tsundere
2016 Torrin James Berry Vineyard
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#11589 Post by Robert.A.Jr. » September 4th, 2019, 8:05 pm

3 x 2017 Halcon Syrah Elevacion
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#11590 Post by Warren Taranow » September 4th, 2019, 9:14 pm

Purchasing all over the map recently.

MV Krug 160 eme
'16 Greer Cabs (VHR tomorrow)
'13 Ultramarine BdN and BdB Heitz late disgorged mags
'15 Ultramarine BdB, BdN, Rose
'17 Clerges Volnay Santenots, Clos du Verseuil, Champans and Pommard Rugiens
NV Ployez-Jacquemart Rosé
'64 Produttori del Barbaresco Riserva Speciale
'14 Marie-Courtin Eloquence BdB

and a couple of Haupt shirts to look good while I drink well.

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#11591 Post by PCLIN » September 4th, 2019, 9:37 pm

A case of ‘05 Meo Boudots and a case of ‘18 Caroline Morey (6x Reds and 6x Whites).
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#11592 Post by scamhi » September 5th, 2019, 6:01 am

'13 Ultramarine BdN and BdB Heitz late disgorged mag
'15 Ultramarine BdB, BdN, Rose
2017 Henri Costal Chablis Les Truffieres
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#11593 Post by Blair Ridley » September 5th, 2019, 6:25 am

Wow! Chiu Lin you're already seeing offers on 2018 burgundy? I knew it was coming soon, but didn't expect many until later in the year...

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#11594 Post by PCLIN » September 5th, 2019, 6:37 am

Blair Ridley wrote:
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Wow! Chiu Lin you're already seeing offers on 2018 burgundy? I knew it was coming soon, but didn't expect many until later in the year...
Yes. From a London merchant. EP purchase, wines will arrive in 2020.
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#11595 Post by Jeff Rosenberg » September 5th, 2019, 9:36 am

Robert.A.Jr. wrote:
September 4th, 2019, 8:05 pm
3 x 2017 Halcon Syrah Elevacion
3 x 2017 Halcon Syrah Alturas
Nice! Where did you get the Elevacion?

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#11596 Post by Robert.A.Jr. » September 5th, 2019, 11:32 am

Jeff Rosenberg wrote:
September 5th, 2019, 9:36 am
Robert.A.Jr. wrote:
September 4th, 2019, 8:05 pm
3 x 2017 Halcon Syrah Elevacion
3 x 2017 Halcon Syrah Alturas
Nice! Where did you get the Elevacion?
From the winery itself, reach out to Paul.

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#11597 Post by Jeff_M. » September 5th, 2019, 11:40 am

Magnum of 16' VHR today

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#11598 Post by HMechbal » September 5th, 2019, 1:48 pm

The annual Autumn French Wine Sales (Foire aux Vins) has started in some websites and will be ramping up from now to October.
I often see better price for Bordeaux in the US (or even the UK) but a website just put almost all their Bordeaux at -30% (up to 600€ in an order) so that got some traction. I took some St Juliens as it's an AOC I am lacking in my cellar.
- St Julien Gloria 2016 (27,8€)
- St Julien Branaire-Ducru 2016 (41,9€)
- St Julien Leoville Las Cases 2014 (112€)
- St Julien Leoville Las Cases 2010 (185€).

Never had LLC, I'm looking forward to it... in 20 to 30 years...

They had a lot more stuff but I gotta pace myself :)
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#11599 Post by Jayson Cohen » September 5th, 2019, 8:32 pm

HMechbal wrote:
September 5th, 2019, 1:48 pm
The annual Autumn French Wine Sales (Foire aux Vins) has started in some websites and will be ramping up from now to October.
I often see better price for Bordeaux in the US (or even the UK) but a website just put almost all their Bordeaux at -30% (up to 600€ in an order) so that got some traction. I took some St Juliens as it's an AOC I am lacking in my cellar.
- St Julien Gloria 2016 (27,8€)
- St Julien Branaire-Ducru 2016 (41,9€)
- St Julien Leoville Las Cases 2014 (112€)
- St Julien Leoville Las Cases 2010 (185€).

Never had LLC, I'm looking forward to it... in 20 to 30 years...

They had a lot more stuff but I gotta pace myself :)
Not to burst your bubble, but you may have read here the debate that flares up about LLC every few months—between those who like it and those who don’t. I personally don’t like any LLC made after the ‘66. You might want to figure out if you like LLC and how it matures before laying down recent vintages for the long haul.

This contrasts for example with Leoville Barton, for which there continues to be near-universal love from all camps.

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#11600 Post by jeffruggels » September 5th, 2019, 8:35 pm

Terrazas De Los Andes Chardonnay 2018

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